Thursday, August 09, 2018

Generating Steam Heat radio show 07.08.18

100% boss tunes-zero chat!

Here's a set from one of our recent live DJ nights-if only you were there! Listen in and guess the DJ/tunes!




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Wednesday, August 01, 2018

Generating Steam Heat radio show 31.07.18 (C86/Indie Pop Special pt2)

This week we were joined once again by indiepopologist Rob Hopkins for the second and final part of our C86/Indie Pop special.




The playlist and some notes:

The Groove Farm-Surfin' Impossible (From the Raving Pop Blast EP ‘Only The Most Ignorant Gutless Sheep-Brained Poltroon Can Deny Them Now’ 1987)

The Bodines-God Bless (Creation Records 77’’ 1985)

Close Lobsters-Going to Heaven to See If It Rains (Fire Records 7’’ 1986)

Age of Chance-Motorcity (Riot Bible Records 7’’ 1985)

The Clouds-Get out of my Dream (B side of the Subway Records 12’’ ‘Tranquil’ 1987)

Sea Urchins-Clingfilm (Kvatch Records Flexi 7’’ 1987)

Shop Assistants-All Day Long (From the Subway Records EP ‘Shopping Parade’ 1985)

14 Iced Bears-Unhappy Days (From the Sarah Records EP ‘Come Get Me’ 1988)

The Jesus And Mary Chain-Psychocandy (B side of the Blanco Y Negro Records 7’’ ‘Some Candy Talking’ 1986)

Pop Will Eat Itself-Candydiosis (From the Desperate Records EP ‘The Poppies Say GRRrrr!’ 1986)

Felt-Primative Painters (Cheery Red Records 12’’ 1985)

The Field Mice-Sensitive (Sarah Records 7’’ 1989)

The Jasmin Minks-Whats Happening (Creation Records 7’’ 1985)

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Thursday, July 26, 2018

Generating Steam Heat radio show 24.07.18 (C86/Indie Pop Special pt1)

On this weeks show we finally got around to covering a theme that we've wanted to do since day one of Generating Steam Heat.

We were joined by indiepopologist Rob Hopkins for the first part of a two part special looking at the mid 80's C86/Indie Pop scene.

For part one Rob guided us through the music of some prime bands from the scene as well as some influences from the legendary Postcard Records and early 80's UK independent label boom.

Part two follows next week... 



The playlist and some notes:

Josef K-Art of Things (From the Postcard Records album ‘Sorry For Laughing’ 1981)

The Pastels-Something Going On (Creation Records 7’’ 1983)

Primal Scream-All Fall Down (Creation Records 7’’ 1985)

TV Personalities-I Know Where Syd Barrett Lives (Rough Trade Records 7’’ 1981)

Sonic Youth: Kill Yr Idols: (From the T.P.S.U Records compilation album 'Communicate! Live at Thames Poly’ 1985) 

Soup Dragons: Quite Content (From the unreleased Subway Records EP ‘The Sun Is In The Sky’  1986)

BMX Bandits-Cat from Outer Space (From the 53rd and 3rd Records EP ’Sad’ 1986)

McCarthy-Celestial City (From the NME compilation cassette ‘C86’ 1986)

The June Brides-Heard You Whisper (From the Pink Label Records album ‘There Are Eight Million Stories…’ 1985)

The Gift-It’ll End In Tears (B-side of the Off Chute Records 7’’ ‘Crashing Down’ 1982)

Orange Juice-Simply Thrilled Honey (Postcard Records 7’’ 1980)

My Bloody Valentine-Cigarette In Your Bed (From the Creation Records 12’’ EP ‘You Made Me Realise’ 1988) 

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Generating Steam Heat radio show 17.07.18

With Gentleman Jimmy T MIA, Ed X presented this weeks show with his daughter and his cat!!!


The playlist and some notes:

Gouge Away-Swalow (Secret Vice Records 7’’ 2017)

Youth Avoiders-Ghostland (From the Destructure Records album ‘Relentless’ 2018)

Gunka-End Of Youth (From the self released digital EP ‘End Of Youth’ 2018)

William Carlos Whitten-Every Man For Himself (From the I Heart Noise Records album ‘Burn My Letters’ 2018)

The King Blues-Heart Of A Lion (From the Cooking Vinyl Records album ‘The Gospel Truth’ 2017)

Germs-Lexicon Devil (From the Slash Records album ‘GI’ 1979)

Mommy Long Legs-SK8 Witches (From the Emotional Response Records compilation album ‘Typical Girls Vol.4’ 2018)

Sleigh Bells-Rill Rill (From the Mom+Pop Records album ‘Treats’ 2010)

Pink Turns Blue-Your Master Is Calling (Fun Factory Records 12’’ 1989)

Siekiera-Ludzie Wschodu (From the Tonpress Records album ‘Nowa Aleksandria’ 1986)

Colour Me Wednesday-Exposure (From the Dovetown Record album ‘Counting Pennies In The Afterlife’ 2018)

Austerity-Herded (Everyman And His Own Football Records digital single 2018)

The Regents-17 (Rialto Records 7’’ 1979)

Crim-Sense Excuses (From the Pirates Press Records album ‘Sense Excuses’ 2018) 

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Friday, July 13, 2018

Generating Steam Heat radio show 10.07.18

After three weeks of themed shows Ed X and Gentlman Jimmy T returned to the live radio hot seat for an hour of great tunes...



The playlist and some notes:

William Carlos Whitten-Burn My Letters (From the I Heart Noise Records album ‘Burn My Letters’ 2018)

I Heart Noise Records Bandcamp.

Heathers-Subtle Knife (From the self released digital EP ‘Midnight Is A Place’ 2018)

Heathers Bandcamp.

Soot Sprite-Eulogy (From the forthcoming self released digital EP ‘Comfort In Concrete’ 2018)

Soot Sprite Bandcamp.

Muncie Girls-Picture Of Health (Specialist Subject Records 7‘’ 2018)

Muncie Girls Bandcamp.

Fresh-Daytime (Specialist Subject Records 7’’ 2018)

Fresh Bandcamp.

Austeros-Raindrops (From the self titled Specialist Subject Records EP 2018)

Austeros Bandcamp.

Heavenly-Over And Over (B side of the Sarah Records 7’’ ‘I Fell In Love Last Night’ 1990)

Arcwelder-And Then Again (From the Touch & Go Records album ‘Pull’ 1993)

Cuttys Gym-Dance Stance (From the self released EP ‘Zante’ 2018)

Cuttys Gym Bandcamp.

The Fall-I Am Damo Suzuki (From the album ‘This Nations Saving Grace’ 1985)

The Menstrual Cramps-Hashtag Sad Penis (From the self released album ‘We’reNot Ovaryacting’ 2017)

999-Nasty Nasty (United Artists Records 7’’ 1977)

Crim-Watch Your Back (From the Pirates Press Records EP ‘Sense Excuses’ 2018)

Crim Bandcamp.

No Class-Black And Blue (From the Contra Records album ‘Painted In A Corner’ 2018)

No Class Bandcamp

Telefonema-Este Zar (From the self released album ‘Pasajes Para Dos’ 2017)

Telefonema Bandcamp.

Gouge Away-Sweet (Secret Vice Records 7’’ 2017)

Gouge Away Bandcamp.

Camera Silens-Realite (From the slf released album ‘Realite’ 1984)

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Monday, July 09, 2018

Generating Steam Heat radio show 03.07.18

Something different this week. 4 GSH DJs played live sets recently at New Lion Brewery in Totnes. This weeks show is Ed X short and sweet set from the show featuring tracks from Shandy, Blitz, Baracudas, Chorus Girl, Cockney Rejects, Gina X Performance, Bay City Rollers, Cozy Powell, Sweet, Slade, Au Pairs, Belgrado, Blondie, The Soviettes, B-52s, Jenn Champion and Gang Of Four. Enjoy...



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Sunday, July 01, 2018

Generating Steam Heat radio show 26.06.18 (Garage rock special #5)

Mysery loves company so this week join GSH DJ Nony Zero as he returns for his fifth garage rock special, this time around looking at the darker more meloncholic side of the genre. Guitars still blaze and amps still fuzz but this is the sound of young America in a state of flux at a time of war and turmoil...




The playlist and some notes: 

Art Guy-Where You Gonna Go?

Beaux Jens-She Was Mine

The Standells-Do You Ever Have that Feeling?

The Dark Knights-Send Her to Me

Human Expression-Calm Me Down

The Painted Ship-Frustration

The Omen-Once Upon A Taste

The Fabs-That's the Bag I'm In

Human Society-Eternal Prison

The Shaynes-From My Window

The Electrical Banana-She's Gone

Golden Grass-I'm Crying

Paul Martin-It Happened

The Most-Sea of Misery

Northwest Company-Get Away From it All

Children of the Mushroom-August Madamoiselle

Index-Rainy Starless Nights

One Way Street-Tears in My Eyes

Sugar Cube Blues Band-My Last Impression

The Aardvarks-I'm Higher than I'm Down

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Generating Steam Heat radio show 19.06.18 (New York punk rock 'n' roll special)

GSH DJ Mark McStea takes us on a musical visit to New York for his 'New York punk rock 'n' roll special', featuring bands from and songs inspired by the city that birthed punk.




The playlist and some notes:

Sweet-New York Groove

Michael Monroe-Ballad of the Lower East Side

Sex Pistols-New York

The Heartbreakers-London Boys

Richard Hell & The Voidoids-Love Comes In Spurts

The Strokes-New York City Cops

Marc Bolan & Gloria Jones-New York City 

Steve Conte-Gimme Gimme Rockaway

The Mansfields-NYC Rock’n’Roll

Lester Greenowski-Mantra 

The Ramones-Judy Is A Punk

Kiss-Do You Remember Rock’n’Roll Radio

Wyldlife-Saturday Night

Blondie-Kung Fu Girls

The Fleshtones-Rock’n’Roll Baby

Alan Merrill-Radio

Alan Vega-Jukebox Babe

The Waldos-Party Lights

Sylvain Sylvain-Teenage News

Slaughter & The Dogs-Who Are The Mystery Girls

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Friday, June 15, 2018

Generating Steam Heat radio show 12.06.18

It's all about the summer fun on this weeks show as Gentleman Jimmy T and Ed X prepare for a summer break with their final show before handing over to DJs Mark McStea and Nony Zero for the next two weeks of shows.



The playlist and some notes.

The Regrettes-Helpless (WEA Records digital track 2018)

The Barracudas-Summer Fun (Zonophone Records 7’’ 1980)

Fusea-Lights (Self released digital single 2018)

Fusea Bandcamp.

Jenn Champion-Time To Regulate (Hardly Art Records digital single 2018)

Jenn Champion Bandcamp.

The Vibrators-Dragnet (B side of the Anagram Records 7’’ ‘Baby, Baby’ 1982)

Kiss Me, Killer-It’s Going Down (From the self released digital EP ‘Beware!’ 2017)

Kiss Me, Killer Bandcamp.

La Luz-Cicada (From the hardly Art Record album ‘Floating Features’ 2018)

La Luz Bandcamp.

A Place To Bury Strangers-Never Coming Back (From the Dead Oceans Records album ‘Pinned’ 2018)

A Place To Bury Strangers Bandcamp.


LIINES-Never Wanted This (From the Reckless Yes Records album ‘Stop-Start’ 2018)

LIINES Bandcamp.

The Autumn Stones-Mandatory Love (Self released digital single 2018)

The Autumn Stones Bandcamp.

Discharge-It’s No TV Sketch (From the Clay Records 7’’ ‘Decontrol’ 1980)

Savantes-Confilantes (from the self released album ‘Inspirados Pelo Odio, Desafiados pelo Amor’ 2013)

Savantes Bandcamp.

TORSO-Pigeonholed (From the self released digital album ‘Sono Pronta A Morrie’ 2015)

TORSO Bandcamp.

ALTER EGOS-Reflections (Self released digital single 2018)

Basic Bitches-My Body, My Choice (what’s For Breakfast Records cassette single 2017)

Basic Bitches Bandcamp.

th’sheridans-Hot Day In 20-05 (From the Eatery Records digital album ‘Enquirer’ 2015)

th'sheridans Bandcamp.

Toxic Womb-Misery (From the self released cssette EP ‘2018 Tape’ 2018)

Toxic Womb Bandcamp.

Krimewatch-Paranoia (From the self titled Lockin’ Out Records album 2018)

Krimewatch Bandcamp.

Pinhead Gunpowder-Big Yellow Taxi (From the Lookout Records EP ‘Fahiza’ 1992)

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